List of Holidays

 

Holidays to be observed by the High Commission of India, Abuja & Office of the High Commission, Lagos during the year 2017

S.No.

Holiday

Date

Day

1.

Republic Day

January 26

Thursday

2.

Holi

March 13

Monday

3.

Ram Navami

April 04

Tuesday

4.

Mahavir Jayanti

April 09

Sunday

5.

Good Friday

April 14

Friday

6.

Buddha Purnima

May 10

Wednesday

7.

Democracy Day (Nigeria)

May 29

Monday

8.

Idu'l Fitr

June 26

Monday

9.

Independence Day

August 15

Tuesday

10.

Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)

September 02

Saturday

11.

Dussehra

September 30

Saturday

12.

Muharram / Nigerian Independence Day

October 01

Sunday

13.

Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday

October 02

Monday

14.

Diwali (Deepavali)

October 19

Thursday

15.

Guru Nanak Birthday

November 04

Saturday

16.

Milad-ul-Nabi or Id-e-Milad

December 02

Saturday

17.

Christmas Day

December 25

Monday